Events

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3:30 PM - 5:30 PM, September 21, 2017

Third Thursday: Visiting Artists’ Presentation

Hudson Auditorium

Multimedia artist and JCCC faculty member Tonia Hughes and recent MFA graduate and ceramic artist Joey Watson discuss their art during this monthly feature.

Community, Arts & Performances

1:00 PM - 1:50 PM, September 25, 2017

Former U.S. Ambassador Ross Wilson

CoLab, OCB 100

If you have an interest in diplomacy or international affairs, be sure to meet former State Department staff member and Ambassador Ross Wilson.

Community, Conferences & Lectures, Campus Life

11:00 AM - 6:00 PM, September 30, 2017

Kansas Cowboy Jubilee

Carlsen Center

The Kansas Cowboy Jubilee is free and open to the public. It includes, lectures, exhibits and a free performance by the Quebe Sisters at 4:30 p.m.

Community, Arts & Performances

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10:00 AM - 10:50 AM, October 2, 2017

Wrongful Conviction Day: Tricia Bushnell

Craig Community Auditorium (GEB 233)

The Midwest Innocence Project Director will discuss how a wrongly convicted prisoner is eventually exonerated.

Conferences & Lectures, Community

Paul Restivo holding a copy of The Great Gatsby

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, October 4, 2017

Great Books Series: 'The Great Gatsby'

CoLab

Discover why this F. Scott Fitzgerald classic is still relevant today.

Conferences & Lectures, Community

Montage of icons representing the media including a video camera, laptop, notebook, press pass, etc.

11:00 AM - 12:15 PM, October 10, 2017

People in the Media

Craig Community Auditorium (GEB 233)

Area news professionals will analyze the explosive growth of multimedia journalism in a panel discussion.

Campus Life, Community

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October 11, 2017 - October 12, 2017

What’s Your Story: Maya Daykeeper

CoLab

Interested in ancient cultures? In the philosophy of time? Then you won't want to miss presentations by Apab’yan Tew, a Maya Daykeeper.

Campus Life, Community

Terri Easley-Giraldo

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM, October 11, 2017

College Scholar Presentation: Terri Easley-Giraldo

Hudson Auditorium

It Could Be So Much Better: Constructions of Global Political Cynicism

Conferences & Lectures, Campus Life, Community

October 15, 2017

Lace Up for Learning 5K Run-Walk

Carlsen Center

Raising Money for Student Scholarships

Community, Campus Life

Terri Easley-Giraldo

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM, October 19, 2017

College Scholar Presentation: Terri Easley-Giraldo

CoLab, OCB 100

I Wish I Could Do Something About It: Perceptions of Political Efficacy in an Increasingly Cynical World

Community, Conferences & Lectures, Campus Life

Children from several cultures gathered around a globe

1:00 PM - 3:15 PM, November 3, 2017 - November 4, 2017

Peacebuilding and Nonviolence: Beyond the Cliches

Park University and JCCC Regnier Center

A two-day conference exploring the essential role of nonviolence in building and maintaining a lasting peace. Free and open to the public.

Community, Conferences & Lectures